juvenile-onset diabetes
noun Date: 1975 type 1 diabetes

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  • juvenile-onset diabetes — diabetes di a*be tes, n. [NL., from Gr. ?, fr. ? to pass or cross over. See {Diabase}.] (Med.) Any of several diseases which is attended with a persistent, excessive discharge of urine; when used without qualification, the term usually refers to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • juvenile-onset diabetes — n TYPE 1 DIABETES …   Medical dictionary

  • juvenile-onset diabetes — noun severe diabetes mellitus with an early onset; characterized by polyuria and excessive thirst and increased appetite and weight loss and episodic ketoacidosis; diet and insulin injections are required to control the disease • Syn: ↑type I… …   Useful english dictionary

  • juvenile-onset diabetes — /jooh veuh nl on set , awn , nuyl /, Pathol. diabetes (def. 3). [1975 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • juvenile-onset diabetes — ju′venile on set diabe′tes n. pat See under diabetes mellitus …   From formal English to slang

  • Juvenile-onset Diabetes —    see insulin dependent diabetes …   Herbal-medical glossary

  • adult-onset diabetes — diabetes di a*be tes, n. [NL., from Gr. ?, fr. ? to pass or cross over. See {Diabase}.] (Med.) Any of several diseases which is attended with a persistent, excessive discharge of urine; when used without qualification, the term usually refers to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • growth-onset diabetes — noun severe diabetes mellitus with an early onset; characterized by polyuria and excessive thirst and increased appetite and weight loss and episodic ketoacidosis; diet and insulin injections are required to control the disease • Syn: ↑type I… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Maturity onset diabetes of the young — (Monogenic Diabetes) Classification and external resources OMIM 606391 DiseasesDB 8330 …   Wikipedia

  • diabetes mellitus — [mə līt′əs] n. 〚ModL, lit., honey diabetes < L mellitus, of honey, honeyed < mel, honey: see MILDEW〛 a chronic form of diabetes involving an insulin deficiency and characterized by an excess of sugar in the blood and urine, and by hunger, thirst …   Universalium

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